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1  I trembled violently, apprehending some dreadful misfortune.
Frankenstein By Mary Shelley
ContextHighlight   In Chapter 16
2  Henry deeply felt the misfortune of being debarred from a liberal education.
Frankenstein By Mary Shelley
ContextHighlight   In Chapter 3
3  Tears also gushed from the eyes of Clerval, as he read the account of my misfortune.
Frankenstein By Mary Shelley
ContextHighlight   In Chapter 7
4  Our circle will be small but bound close by the ties of affection and mutual misfortune.
Frankenstein By Mary Shelley
ContextHighlight   In Chapter 22
5  Your favourite schoolfellow, Louis Manoir, has suffered several misfortunes since the departure of Clerval from Geneva.
Frankenstein By Mary Shelley
ContextHighlight   In Chapter 6
6  I know that the sympathy of a stranger can be but of little relief to one borne down as you are by so strange a misfortune.
Frankenstein By Mary Shelley
ContextHighlight   In Chapter 21
7  Oppressed by the recollection of my various misfortunes, I now swallowed double my usual quantity and soon slept profoundly.
Frankenstein By Mary Shelley
ContextHighlight   In Chapter 21
8  Yesterday the stranger said to me, "You may easily perceive, Captain Walton, that I have suffered great and unparalleled misfortunes."
Frankenstein By Mary Shelley
ContextHighlight   In Letter 4
9  I grasped his hand, and in a moment forgot my horror and misfortune; I felt suddenly, and for the first time during many months, calm and serene joy.
Frankenstein By Mary Shelley
ContextHighlight   In Chapter 5
10  Ever since the fatal night, the end of my labours, and the beginning of my misfortunes, I had conceived a violent antipathy even to the name of natural philosophy.
Frankenstein By Mary Shelley
ContextHighlight   In Chapter 6
11  You may easily imagine that I was much gratified by the offered communication, yet I could not endure that he should renew his grief by a recital of his misfortunes.
Frankenstein By Mary Shelley
ContextHighlight   In Letter 4
12  Our misfortune is doubly hard to us; we have not only lost that lovely darling boy, but this poor girl, whom I sincerely love, is to be torn away by even a worse fate.
Frankenstein By Mary Shelley
ContextHighlight   In Chapter 7
13  I feel exquisite pleasure in dwelling on the recollections of childhood, before misfortune had tainted my mind and changed its bright visions of extensive usefulness into gloomy and narrow reflections upon self.
Frankenstein By Mary Shelley
ContextHighlight   In Chapter 2
14  He could have endured poverty, and while this distress had been the meed of his virtue, he gloried in it; but the ingratitude of the Turk and the loss of his beloved Safie were misfortunes more bitter and irreparable.
Frankenstein By Mary Shelley
ContextHighlight   In Chapter 14
15  You come to us now to share a misery which nothing can alleviate; yet your presence will, I hope, revive our father, who seems sinking under his misfortune; and your persuasions will induce poor Elizabeth to cease her vain and tormenting self-accusations.
Frankenstein By Mary Shelley
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16  I suppose some astonishment was exhibited in my countenance, for Mr. Kirwin hastened to say, "Immediately upon your being taken ill, all the papers that were on your person were brought me, and I examined them that I might discover some trace by which I could send to your relations an account of your misfortune and illness."
Frankenstein By Mary Shelley
ContextHighlight   In Chapter 21
17  It was morning, I remember, when I thus awoke to understanding; I had forgotten the particulars of what had happened and only felt as if some great misfortune had suddenly overwhelmed me; but when I looked around and saw the barred windows and the squalidness of the room in which I was, all flashed across my memory and I groaned bitterly.
Frankenstein By Mary Shelley
ContextHighlight   In Chapter 21
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